The Gaslight & Junked

Since we’re almost upon another weekend, I guess I should write about a couple new-to-me places that I checked out last Saturday, my first Saturday back in Canada after being away on vacation for a couple weeks. The first place we visited (well, the first place after my friends’ house), was The Gaslight, a new-ish …

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A Tale Of Two Brunches: Luna & Essen

It was the best of brunches, it was the… well, it was another great brunch. And okay, “best” is maybe too strong of word to describe these two restaurants and their brunch offerings but “great” is completely accurate. I tried Luna (it's so casual it doesn't even have a website) last Saturday. Despite showing up …

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Linwood Essentials: A Review

I have a new favourite bar: Linwood Essentials, which opened back in August at 930 Queen St W (where A-OK used to live). It has everything that my ideal bar needs to have: Amazing, creative cocktails; an atmosphere that’s pleasant and accessible and great music played at a volume that still allows for conversation. And …

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Toronto Underground Market’s July 2014 Edition

This past Saturday I checked out the Toronto Underground Market (aka TUM) at it’s new home: 99 Sudbury. Previously, this sort-of-monthly (between May and October) food-sampling event resided at the Brickworks. I’d been to a Brickworks TUM event over a year ago and while I loved the vendors and the dishes they were selling, I …

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